Companies Office of Jamaica

The Companies Office of Jamaica which originally formed part of the Registrar General’s Department was established as a separate Department in 1975 under the then Ministry of Marketing and Commerce, now the Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce with responsibility for the day to day administration of the following subjects:

Business Names
Mission Statement
To enhance trade and commerce through the efficient registration and regulation of businesses and the provision of accurate information.
This will be achieved by a motivated workforce in an environment of  trust and commitment to our stakeholders.


Our Vision
To become the premier business facilitation agency in the world.